To everyone applying for funds: Southern Smoke is a crisis relief organization for people in the food and beverage industry. During this unprecedented time in history, we are answering your calls more than ever. Please know that our mission is to serve everyone of you who applies. But we must prioritize medical emergencies first and foremost. We ask you to please be patient--we know you are all terrified and we are working night and day to get you the help that you need. Stay safe. We will get through this together.
To everyone with the ability to donate: We need you now more than ever. Please support the people who have always supported you. No amount is too big or small. Consider corporate matching and recurring donations. Our industry is in crisis, and we'll need significant funds to take care of the people who need it.